2 residential fires reported by Fire Administration
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Two structures caught fire in Memphis Wednesday and Thursday morning.
Both structures were vacant and there were not casualties or injuries.
A one story home on Pope Street caught fire on July 1 around 12:53 a.m. and was brought under control around 1:20 a.m.
According to the report, the fire was intentionally set in the bedroom, but the scene is still under investigation.
The second was a two story apartment on Tarry Park Drive that caught fire on June 30 around 7:53 a.m. and was brought under control around 8:14 a.m.
The fire was caused by an A/C unit that malfunctioned in the hallway closet, and the apartment did not have a working smoke detector.
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